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Hungry all the time? These eight blunders could be to blame

Feeling hungry isn't a bad thing. It's your body's way of telling you it needs fuel to function. But if you feel famished all the time – even after finishing a meal – easily remedied mistakes may be to blame, some which may surprise you.<p>Hunger is a biological drive to eat that's associated with a …

Nutrition

Weight loss surgery helps keep pounds off 10 years later | Reuters

Ten years after gastric-bypass weight-loss surgery, patients in a recent study had managed to keep off much of the weight they’d lost.<p>Even more important, they also saw reductions in other medical problems, such as diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, joint diseases and problems …

Diabetes

'New Era' of Astrophysics: Why Gravitational Waves Are So Important

There was big news in astrophysics this week: An experiment detected ripples in space-time, known as gravitational waves, created by two black holes …

LIGO

How-to: Wash-and-Go Hair Versus the Twist-Out By Emily Davis

Twenty-nine-year old fitness trainer Caroline Verna, a native of Queens, New York, has awesome hair—there, we'll just come out and say it. Naturally buoyant, youthful, even fun. It's no wonder she's always had a great relationship with it. "I have always loved my hair. I used to have it relaxed, …

Hair

Janna Levin: Albert Einstein's Theories of Black Holes and Gravitational Waves

<b>Janna Levin:</b> Gravitational waves are such a difficult concept. When Einstein first wrote down his theory of curved space time he said the most …

If you eat pizza like this, you're actually a math genius

There are arguably two right ways to eat a slice of pizza. 1. You pick up a slice and let it flop over with no support whatsoever, raising the slice …

Online shopping hacks that actually work because we literally buy everything on the internet

Every day at the HelloGiggles office, dozens of packages arrive. We are a group of ladies who love to online shop. I personally can’t remember the …

10 women tell us why they keep their hair natural

<b>Hundreds of African women from across the diaspora came together for the Natural Hair Academy in Paris. We asked them about their hairstyle and what</b> …

To control your weight, eat more — of the right foods

Twenty years ago, a small popcorn at a movie theater had just 270 calories; today, it has 650 calories. And a tub of popcorn these days can top 1,600 calories. Of course, you don’t have to eat the whole bucket. But there’s a good chance you’ll scarf down at least a large portion of it.<p>Faced with an …

Nutrition

We just got better at detecting this quantum phenomenon that Einstein thought was too ‘spooky’ to be real

That's because entanglement, a voodoo-like phenomenon in quantum physics linking particles that once interacted, seems to surpass the speed of light, violating the cosmic speed limit.<p>Because of this, it doesn't fit in with Einstein's theory of relativity, so he concluded that it was too ludicrous …

Quantum Mechanics

12 foods to eat for drop-dead gorgeous hair

Who knew greens and meat could give you shiny, smooth hair!<p><b>Whole grains</b><br>Foods like wholemeal bread is jam-packed with zinc, iron and vitamin B1.<i><br>Flip</i> …

Black holes and measuring gravitational waves - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

The supermassive black holes found at the centre of every galaxy, including our own Milky Way, may, on average, be smaller than we thought, according …

New video makes NASA's next Jupiter mission look like a blockbuster

A spacecraft speeding toward Jupiter for a mission that will ultimately end in a fiery plunge into the giant planet now has a dramatic trailer to …

360-Degree Views of Japan, on the Side of a Coffee Cup

An illustrator’s panoramic drawings capture intimate, local scenes from around Tokyo.<p>After the illustrator Adrian Hogan finishes the coffee he buys from a Shibuya, Tokyo café, he doesn’t throw out the cup. Instead, he draws on it.<p>Rotating the cup until his 360-degree vision is complete, Hogan …

Mathematical Models Suggest New Ways of Targeting Pro-ISIS Groups Online

To break up large pro-ISIS groups, agencies should start small.<p>Non sequitur arguments in favor of responding to domestic terrorism by waging foreign wars at least serve to illuminate the deep problem of how to predict and prevent so-called lone wolf attacks, in which some random person decides to …

Terrorism

What you should eat before and after you exercise to lose weight, according to a celebrity trainer

However, if you're looking to shed some pounds, certain foods promote weight loss more than others.<p>We spoke to Russell Bateman, a trainer and the creator of the Skinny Bitch Collective— a workout regimen followed by models and celebrities like Ellie Goulding and Suki Waterhouse — to find out the …

Nutrition

Norman Reedus' New Video Game Looks Twisted as Hell

Developer Hideo Kojima Says 'Death Stranding' is an Action Game Like 'Metal Gear Solid'<p>Hideo Kojima has told <b>Digital Spy</b> his new game <i>Death Stranding</i> will be an action game unlike anything you've anything you've ever played before - but also revealed it hasn't even entered full production yet.<p>The …

The Walking Dead

Pulling the Perfect Espresso Shot

Breaking down the layers with a Starbucks barista<p>There’s nothing quite like a rich shot of espresso. It forms the base of many of the most popular …

E3 2016: We Happy Few May Look Like BioShock, But Is a Very Different Beast

Early access available starting July 26th.<p>The intro to Compulsion Games' We Happy Few comes straight out of George Orwell's nightmares, with people …

City Halls

Marshal Your Makeup with these Beauty Storage Hacks

Half the point of lipstick is to try on 10 shades of coral before you go out on Friday night. Far less fun is waking up on Saturday morning to a …

Hacking

6 Easy Ways to Protect Your Skin & Hair This Summer

May 15, 2017<p>Hooray for warm summer days just around the corner! It’s hard to pick what we love most about the sunny season, but one thing that’s …

9 Cult Korean Beauty Products You Can Buy on Amazon

One of Korea’s biggest exports, apart from K-pop, are its beauty products. Korean consumers reportedly use up to 15 beauty products a day and have …

Behind the Scenes of Piper, Pixar’s Best Short Film in Years

How Alan Barillaro meticulously crafted the baby bird your kid won't stop chirping about.<p>When it comes to animating feathers, sand, and water, the general rule—according to director <b>Alan Barillaro</b>—is “pick one, not all three.” But all three elements <i>are</i> on display in the heartwarming, shockingly …

Animation

At E3, I saw the missing pieces of the VR puzzle

The excitement around virtual reality may have started when Sony unveiled Project Morpheus last year, but last week's E3 was its coming out party. The thing is, I've been around long enough to remember the hype and subsequent commercial flatline over gaming in stereoscopic 3D. So going into this …

Virtual Reality

All the News and Trailers From Bethesda’s E3 2016 Press Conference

A new Quake, more Fallout 4, and a Skyrim remaster are among the announcements.<p>Bethesda returned to E3 2016 with its second-ever E3 press conference, …

Gaming Industry

The 5 best game trailers from Bethesda’s E3 2016 press event

Bethesda has become one of the most important players at the annual E3 video game conference, despite only having hosted a major press event for two years. Last year, the company aired trailers for <i>Doom</i>, <i>Dishonored 2</i>, and <i>Fallout 4</i>. This year, Bethesda sought to outdo itself, revealing first trailers …

Gaming

Microsoft at E3 2016: the 7 biggest announcements

Who would have expected, three years ago, that the biggest news from Microsoft’s 2016 E3 event would be not just a new console, but two new consoles. The Xbox One S and Project Scorpio were the standouts of an E3 event that underscored Microsoft’s new direction — a purposeful shift from the focus …

Living Rooms

PS VR Aim Controller promises 1:1 precision for virtual shooters

The PlayStation VR headset might not be the only new PS4 accessory you're grabbing this fall, as Sony unveiled this add-on for use with the game <i>Farpoint</i>. The PS VR Aim Controller picks up where the PlayStation Move shooting attachment and Sharp Shooter left off a few years ago, promising direct 1:1 …

Everything we saw at Ubisoft's E3 event

Ubisoft's annual bit-too-weird E3 event went as scheduled, with acid-colored dance routines; weird, ironic Ubisoft creatives in comedy skits I didn't quite understand; oh, and a bunch of games. That included closer looks at <i>Watch Dogs 2, Ghost Recon: Wildlands,</i> as well as some virtual <i>Star Trek</i> and a …